15+ Best Tumblr Themes With Sidebar
A sidebar is a must-have feature for every blog. It’s the best way to promote your social feeds, monetize your blog, and promote popular posts. For this collection, we handpicked some of the best Tumblr themes with a sidebar to create an effective blog on the microblogging platform.
A website design has only limited space for showcasing all the information in one place. Especially when you have a blog, it’s difficult to grab the attention of your visitors to show ads and monetize your blog. The sidebar provided a simple solution to this problem by allowing bloggers to showcase a set of widgets and ads across the entire website without interfering with the user experience.
A great thing about using a premium theme to set up a Tumblr blog is that they usually come with unique and advanced widget designs for making your sidebar look more professional. For example, most themes include “about me” author widgets that allow you to feature a profile about yourself on the sidebar to let your audience know who’s behind the blog.
In this collection, we gathered some of the best Tumblr themes with sidebars for creating different types of blogs and websites. You can use these themes to make blogs, journals, portfolio websites, travel blogs, and much more. Have a look.
Interlace – Elegant Sidebar Tumblr Theme
Interlace is an elegant Tumblr theme that comes with a premium look. The theme features a minimal design with a large sidebar area for showcasing your logo, an about me widget, social feed widgets, and category tags. You can also easily customize its colors to fit your preference. It supports infinite scrolling and integration with Disqus comments as well. It’s simply perfect for making a professional blog or a portfolio.
Rockwell - Clean & Responsive Sidebar Tumblr Theme
Rockwell features a minimal design that will allow you to make a professional portfolio website on Tumblr. This creative Tumblr theme features a simple sidebar for including links to page, social media profiles, and embedding Instagram and Twitter feeds as well. The theme offers 50 different options for customizing the theme and it supports infinite scrolling.Download Demo
Pandora - Portfolio Sidebar Tumblr Theme
Pandora is a grid Tumblr theme that comes with an attractive design. It features a unique fixed sidebar area that can also be customized with its own background image. The sidebar supports 15 social profile icons and lets you include a menu of links to your pages and categories. The grid-based layout of the post area makes it most suitable for setting up portfolio websites.Download Demo
Within - Modern Sidebar Tumblr Theme
Within is quite a different kind of a Tumblr theme. It comes with not one but two sidebar areas with support for various Tumblr widgets. The middle column of the theme is where your posts will be shown. The posts can be navigated horizontally by clicking the “next” button on the page. This will offer a more interactive website browsing experience to your visitors.Download Demo
Chapter - Minimal Sidebar Tumblr Theme
Chapter is yet another minimalist Tumblr theme that comes with grid-based post layout. You can use this theme to setup a professional looking portfolio website for designers, illustrators, and creatives. It includes a sidebar with support for navigation, search, and social feed widgets. The theme integrates with Disqus and Google Analytics as well.Download Demo
Flora - Responsive Blogging Sidebar Tumblr Theme
Flora is an elegant Tumblr blogging theme that comes with a modern design. The theme features an attractive header section where you can include a logo and showcase a set of featured posts along with a short introduction. It also has a sidebar area for including widgets, such as social feeds, tags, search bars, and more.Download Demo
Horry - Blogging Sidebar Tumblr Theme
Horry is a simple and basic blogging theme for Tumblr that comes with a two-column layout where you can easily showcase your widgets in a sidebar while also giving more space to the post area. You can also add a logo and a link menu to the theme as well. It supports all post types and integration with Disqus comments.Download Demo
Reader - Minimal Blog Sidebar Tumblr Theme
Reader is a minimalist Tumblr theme made for personal and professional bloggers. It comes with a fullscreen design that makes the most of the screen space. It has a large sidebar are where you can easily showcase your widgets, social feeds, and ads to get the attention of your visitors.Download Demo
Air - Minimal Portfolio Sidebar Tumblr Theme
Air is a minimalist Tumblr theme you can use to setup a creative portfolio for an artist or designer. It features a fixed sidebar that supports social icons for linking to your social profiles and includes a link menu as well. The theme comes with a grid-based post layout for including posts and supports Disqus integration.Download Demo
Ripple - Content Focus Sidebar Tumblr Theme
Ripple is a Tumblr theme made for professionals. You can use it to setup either a portfolio or a blog. The theme includes a fixed sidebar that supports all widgets, including social feeds, and it also allows you to customize the sidebar background with an image. The theme has been built with Bootstrap so it will look great on mobile devices as well.Download Demo
NIFTY - Clean Sidebar Tumblr Theme
Nifty is a simple Tumblr blogging theme that comes with a classic design. You can use it to setup either a personal or a magazine-style blog. The theme features a clean design and a sidebar area for adding Instagram feeds, tags, menus, social media links, and much more. It also integrates with Google Analytics and Disqus comments.Download Demo
Barron - Modern Blog Sidebar Tumblr Theme
Barron is a modern blogging theme for Tumblr that features a professional design. You can use this theme to setup a website with a premium look. It includes a header section that you can personalize with a cover image and has a sidebar area for including an about me widget, social feed widgets, and much more. It comes with lots of options for customizing the design as well.Download Demo
Tresno - Personal Blog Tumblr Theme
Tresno is a modern Tumblr theme made for professional bloggers. This theme comes with a fully responsive and full-width blog layout that features a high-quality design. It will basically make your Tumblr blog look like a self-hosted WordPress website. You can use this theme to build a professional blog or a magazine-style blog with multiple categories.Download Demo
Blank - Classic Black and White Tumblr Theme
Blank is a black and white Tumblr blogging theme that comes with a classic design. This theme features a two-column layout and a featured post slider for showcasing your best post on the homepage. It also supports over 14 different widgets, including Instagram and Dribbble feed widgets. The theme is ideal for writers and personal bloggers.Download Demo
Cinnamon - Casual Grid Tumblr Theme
Cinnamon is an elegant Tumblr blogging theme that you can use to setup a professional blog on the microblogging platform. The theme comes with an attractive header section where you can feature your logo, a custom navigation menu, a post slider, a sidebar for featuring widgets, an author bio, and much more. It also includes a unique Instagram feed widget as well.Download Demo
Platro - Responsive Tumblr Theme
Platro is a beautiful Tumblr portfolio theme that you can use to create an effective portfolio website for a graphic designer or an artist to showcase their best work. The theme features a fully responsive layout with support for all post types. It also comes with infinite scrolling, social feed widgets, and Disqus comments.Download Demo
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